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‘Healthier lifestyle can prevent 70 pc of diabetes’

The incidence of Type-2 diabetes cases can be prevented by 70 per cent if people living with the disease adopt a healthier lifestyle. Screening of diabetes complication is an important part of effecti

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PIL for control of stray dog menace

A public interest litigation (PIL) was filed at the Orissa High Court Bench seeking to control the stray dog menace in the pilgrimage town of Puri on Saturday.

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Seminar on Abhiram Deb’s life philosophy

A national seminar on the philosophy of Thakur Abhiram Paramhansa Deb was held at Cuttack on Friday. The seminar was organised by Abhiram Saraswat Parishad to commemorate the death anniverssary of Tha

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Agasahi-Aska Road dug up for pipeline work | Express

Pipeline work cuts water supply
 

The pipeline work in Agasahi-Aska Road here is moving at a snail’s pace posing problems for thousands of residents who are struggling to meet their daily water needs for the last one week. The Public

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Accused in police custody
Cops get more leads in teacher kidnap case

Patnagarh police conducted an inquest into the death of criminal Abisekh alias Prem alias Mahesh Behera.

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High school student dies during drill

A Class X student of Kamagada High School in Aska block died after he fainted during a drill session on Saturday.

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For representational purpose | PTI
Central PSUs propose more investments: BJP

The BJP said the investment intents worth over 2 lakh crore is possible for support from central public sector undertakings.

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Bhubaneswar Smart City plan attracts Rs 2,000 crore

The Smart City Project of Bhubaneswar has attracted investment intent to the tune of D2,000 crore from private sector. 

03 Dec 2016

Use InstaSafe and keep hackers at bay

This start-up has a solution for Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi who was at his wit’s end trying to restore his twitter account that was hacked a couple of days back.

03 Dec 2016

Odisha attracts whopping Rs 2 lakh crore investment

Buoyed by the success, the Government has decided to hold the investors’ meet every two years. The cumulative investment has a potential to create 1.4 lakh additional jobs for the State

03 Dec 2016

Alternative health plan for rural people

Mobile medical vans for 45 GPs on the anvil in Sundargarh district

03 Dec 2016

CHC’s name change sparks resentment

The change in name of Kujang Community Health Centre (CHC) has sparked resentment among the locals.

03 Dec 2016

Kandhapada village
Neglected by Odisha, Bargarh villagers depend on Chhattisgarh

Kandhapada, a hamlet of Kashipali under Narangpur panchayat lies well within the limits of Odisha.

03 Dec 2016

Kidnapper shoots himself dead to escape arrest in Odisha

An accused in the kidnap of Bheden block chairperson’s husband in Bargarh district, shot himself dead after being cornered by Patnagarh police on Friday.

03 Dec 2016

Check dams by Chhattisgarh to hit farm activity in Odisha

Chhattisgarh targets other rivers and nullahs to augment irrigation

03 Dec 2016

Jindal praise for Govt’s biz plans

Chairman of Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) Naveen Jindal has appreciated the State Government's initiative for making Odisha an investment-friendly destination.

03 Dec 2016

Over 20,000 children to be vaccinated

The mass vaccination drive to combat Japanese Encephalitis is all set to begin from December 5 and will continue till 25, said Collector K Sudarshan Chakravarthy while addressing mediapersons here on

03 Dec 2016

Crorepati JE in Vigilance net

Vigilance sleuths of Balasore division on Friday simultaneously raided the houses and office of  Bikram Kumar Pradhan, a Technical Consultant (Junior Engineer) of Sarva Sikhya Abhiyan (SSA) at Kotpad

03 Dec 2016

Garbage disposal, a burning issue in Rayagada

A 12-acre dumping yard, identified near Antariguda village on the outskirts of town, remains unutilised

03 Dec 2016

Security beefed up in sensitive pockets

Vehicular movement came to a standstill across the district on Friday as Maoists observed  People Liberation Guerrilla Week (PLGA) Week.

03 Dec 2016

Ponzi scam: CBI grills BJP leader

The CBI on Friday quizzed BJP leader Sashi Kumar Sahoo for his alleged links to scam-tainted Artha Tatwa (AT) Group.

03 Dec 2016